Acorn Place Shop & Deli

Introducing our brand new Shop & Deli! A truly local feel.

This refurbishment brings an exciting change to our retail offering on park as we look to support more local small businesses and provide our guests with high quality produce grown only around the corner!

Fully stocked

Fully stocked

All the essentials

All the essentials

With over 85% of suppliers within 50 miles as the crow flies, our Sandy Balls Village Store offers a true local feel. All of our fresh meat is stocked from Fordingbridge Farm shop – just 1.6 miles away - and all locally sourced within Hampshire and Wiltshire.



  • 50% + of wines produced in Britain 
  • 34 new local suppliers, creating links with our community that should last years
  • 80% fresh produce British when in season / 40% out of season
  • 60 local ales
  • 25 local gins
  • Up to 47 different local cheeses available
  • All cleaning chemicals used within the shop are environmentally friendly

Local products & suppliers

All your handy essentials

From delicious McLennans pates to premium oils, vinegars and biscuit ranges, stock up on all your handy essentials at our Sandy Balls Village Store.

Dorset Tea

Who doesn't love a cuppa while on holiday? Our Village Store will stock a range of delicious teas, including a variety of fruit, herbal and green teas - all inspired by the beautiful county of Dorset.

Dorset sea salts

With a wide variety of flavours available, sea salts by the Dorset Sea Salt Company offer a distinct taste of Dorset.

Branded goodies

Our Village Store will also stock a variety of exciting Sandy Balls branded gift foods, such as biscuits, sweets and strawberry preserve.

Wyrd Gin - Ringwood

The perfect tipple! Wyrd Dry Gin is an extraordinarily smooth small batch gin, handcrafted with passion in the New Forest and stocked at our Village Store.

Local Beers & Ales

Head to the Village Store for a brilliant selection of Ringwood Ales and Badger Beers from Hampshire and Dorset.

Purbeck Cider - Dorset

From Dorset with love... Naturally delicious cider full of flavour as every apple intended.

Fordingbridge Farm Shop

Locally sourced seasonal produce from the New Forest and surrounding areas including fresh meats and ready meals.

Central Fruits

Fresh fruit and vegetables from Central Fruits for all your healthy holiday needs.

Berry's Bakery

Offering a tasty range of cakes, scones and sandwiches, look no further than Berry's Bakery for all your sweet tooth cravings. Products available in store!

... Plus loads more!

As well as the above, our Village Store will also stock even more products from a wide variety of local suppliers - such as condiments from The Tomato Stall, Sarund's boxed chocolates, savoury snacks, marinades and Forest Edge Coffee.

Sustainable packaging & produce image

Sustainable packaging & produce

Our Sandy Balls Village Store will offer eco-friendly, sustainable customer packaging as well as sustainable and eco-friendly household, health and beauty products. We have also removed 99% of single-use plastic!

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Discovering different...

Whilst you wait... just think about being in your swimmers, the sun's out and the smiles are big